The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 138 105 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.65% 11.60% 18.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.00% 43.39% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 125 101 140
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
300 242 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.01% 26.74% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 267 236 252
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 131 (58.74%) SQL
2 125 (56.05%) .NET
3 103 (46.19%) Windows
4 94 (42.15%) C#
5 88 (39.46%) ASP.NET
6 82 (36.77%) Microsoft
7 66 (29.60%) HTML
8 64 (28.70%) JavaScript
9 55 (24.66%) CSS
9 55 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (23.32%) .NET Framework
10 52 (23.32%) MS Excel
11 51 (22.87%) Software Engineering
12 50 (22.42%) T-SQL
13 42 (18.83%) MVC
14 36 (16.14%) TDD
15 35 (15.70%) Degree
16 34 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (14.35%) Active Directory
17 32 (14.35%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (13.90%) XML
19 29 (13.00%) AngularJS
20 27 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
21 26 (11.66%) SharePoint
22 25 (11.21%) Visual Studio
22 25 (11.21%) Firewall
23 23 (10.31%) Oracle
23 23 (10.31%) Computer Science
24 22 (9.87%) Web Services
24 22 (9.87%) PHP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (11.66%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.07%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.04%) IIS
4 6 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.45%) Kentico
7 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.45%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 52 (23.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) PowerPivot
2 3 (1.35%) MS Office
2 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) SalesLogix
2 5 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.79%) GoldMine
4 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.93%) Office 365
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.21%) Firewall
2 20 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.17%) Network Security
4 14 (6.28%) DNS
5 12 (5.38%) CTI
6 9 (4.04%) SAN
6 9 (4.04%) LAN
6 9 (4.04%) WAN
7 7 (3.14%) Internet
8 4 (1.79%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.90%) SNMP
10 1 (0.45%) HTTP
10 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (6.28%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.38%) MS Access
7 11 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.93%) MySQL
8 10 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.48%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.59%) Big Data
11 6 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.90%) DTS
14 2 (0.90%) OLAP
14 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 17 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.83%) Moq
4 12 (5.38%) JIRA
5 11 (4.93%) Subversion
6 9 (4.04%) NUnit
7 8 (3.59%) JUnit
7 8 (3.59%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.24%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (1.35%) Trac
9 3 (1.35%) PEAR
9 3 (1.35%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.35%) Selenium
9 3 (1.35%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (5.38%) Finance
2 6 (2.69%) Marketing
3 5 (2.24%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.24%) Games
4 4 (1.79%) Back Office
5 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.45%) German Language
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (52.91%) Developer
2 51 (22.87%) Software Developer
3 33 (14.80%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.45%) Senior Developer
5 28 (12.56%) DBA
6 21 (9.42%) .NET Developer
7 19 (8.52%) Administrator
8 15 (6.73%) SQL DBA
8 15 (6.73%) Analyst
9 14 (6.28%) Web Developer
10 13 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (4.93%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.93%) SQL Server DBA
11 11 (4.93%) Systems Manager
11 11 (4.93%) Test Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (4.04%) WPF Developer
13 9 (4.04%) Systems Support
13 9 (4.04%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (56.05%) .NET
2 88 (39.46%) ASP.NET
3 66 (29.60%) HTML
4 55 (24.66%) CSS
5 52 (23.32%) .NET Framework
6 32 (14.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (13.90%) XML
8 29 (13.00%) AngularJS
9 22 (9.87%) Web Services
9 22 (9.87%) WCF
10 21 (9.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (8.97%) jQuery
12 18 (8.07%) LINQ
12 18 (8.07%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (5.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (5.83%) SOAP
13 13 (5.83%) NHibernate
14 12 (5.38%) Ajax
15 10 (4.48%) WPF
16 9 (4.04%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.48%) Clustering
4 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.14%) Replication
6 5 (2.24%) Life Science
7 4 (1.79%) iPad
7 4 (1.79%) iPhone
7 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.35%) User Experience
9 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.90%) Open Source
10 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.45%) GIS
10 1 (0.45%) EPoS
10 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 103 (46.19%) Windows
2 16 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.48%) Linux
6 9 (4.04%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.14%) UNIX
8 3 (1.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.45%) Android
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.87%) Software Engineering
3 42 (18.83%) MVC
4 36 (16.14%) TDD
5 21 (9.42%) Multithreading
6 17 (7.62%) ITIL
7 16 (7.17%) ERP
7 16 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (5.83%) Web Application Development
8 13 (5.83%) CRM
8 13 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.83%) OO
9 12 (5.38%) Domain-Driven Design
9 12 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.38%) User Stories
10 11 (4.93%) OOD
11 10 (4.48%) Project Management
12 9 (4.04%) BPR
12 9 (4.04%) OOP
12 9 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 131 (58.74%) SQL
2 94 (42.15%) C#
3 64 (28.70%) JavaScript
4 50 (22.42%) T-SQL
5 22 (9.87%) PHP
5 22 (9.87%) C++
6 20 (8.97%) Java
6 20 (8.97%) PowerShell
7 16 (7.17%) VB
8 13 (5.83%) Python
9 11 (4.93%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.24%) Delphi
11 4 (1.79%) PHP5
12 3 (1.35%) VBA
13 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.45%) Ruby
14 1 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (15.70%) Degree
2 8 (3.59%) ISEB
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.79%) GIAC
4 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.79%) ISACA
5 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.35%) CCNA
6 2 (0.90%) MCITP
6 2 (0.90%) MCSA
6 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.69%) SLA
4 5 (2.24%) QA
5 4 (1.79%) COBIT
5 4 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.79%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (14.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 82 (36.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.31%) Oracle
3 10 (4.48%) SonicWALL
4 8 (3.59%) Mitel
5 7 (3.14%) VMware
6 6 (2.69%) Cisco
7 4 (1.79%) Brocade
7 4 (1.79%) Juniper
7 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.79%) F5
8 2 (0.90%) Serena
8 2 (0.90%) IBM
8 2 (0.90%) Avaya
9 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.45%) ESRI
9 1 (0.45%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.45%) Borland
9 1 (0.45%) SAP
9 1 (0.45%) Telerik
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